November 28, 2019 Lithium Battery Check Fee Changes - US
Effective December 15, the following ground handling charges related to shipments containing lithium batteries will change in the US.
Check fee for lithium ion batteries (ELI) - Code: FK-I Change from $35.00 to $40.00
Check fee for lithium metal batteries (ELM) - Code: FK-M Change from $35.00 to $40.00
Non-acceptance fee for dangerous goods shipments that do not pass the acceptance checklist, due to errors or omissions on the package (s) of documentation - Code: RD Will now apply to consignments of section II partly regulated lithium ion/metal batteries packed in or with equipment.
For current ground handling rates, visit our website. Changes will be reflected on our website as of December 15, 2019.